List of Réunionnais


List of Réunionnais

This is a list of prominent people from Réunion.

Artists

*Jack Beng-Thi, sculptor
*Olivier Appollodorus, artist, designer
*Serge Huo-Chao-Si, artist, designer, engineer
*Jace, artist
*Li-An, artist
*Renaud Mader, artist
*Blanche Pierson, artist
*Henri Malliot-Rosély, artist
*Enzo Mayo, artist
*Antoine Roussin, artist
*Alain Séraphine, artist
*Téhem, artist
*Wilhiam Zitte, multi-media artist
*Gilbert Clain, sculptor
*Helne Cor, multi-media artist
*Mickael Elma, painter
*Dominique Ficot, painter and multi-media artist
*Francois Giraud, artist
*Jean-Marc Grenier, photographer
*Alain Louis Padeau, multi-media artist
*Eric Pongerard, sculptor
*Raymond Barthes, photographer
*Jack Damien Beng-Thi, multi-media artist

Musicians

*Maxime Laope
*Léon Céleste
*Henri Madoré
*Ti Fock
*Abou
*Aim'a nou, musical group
*Alain Peters
*Apolonia
*Baster
*Canasuc
*Créolie
*Cyclon
*Danyel Waro
*Ekzeko
*El Diablo
*Fenoamby
*Firmin Viry
*Free Jam
*Gondwana, musical group
*Granmoun Lélé
*Jules Arlanda
*Kayambe
*Kiltir, Creole-cultured musical group
*Kom'Zot
*Kultur Bourbon
*Leilla Negrau
*Luc Donat
*Mafane
*Manleo
*Maperine
*Marlene
*Mascareignas
*Message Roots, musical group
*Naessayé
*Nathalie Natiembe
*Natty Dread Reunion
*Olivier Rebecca
*Patrick Persee
*Paykan
*Progression, musical group
*Racine Des Iles, musical group
*Raggastyle
*Ras Amadeüs Bongo, musical group
*Ravan'
*René Lacille
*Rob's Phil
*Sabiah
*Salem Tradition, musical group
*Tapok
*Ti Fred
*Tonton David
*Vyin Bougé
*Zantak
*Zarboutan
*Ziskakan, musical group
*Gilbert Aubrey, musician, poet
*Gérald De Palmas
*Georges Fourcade
*Célimène Gaudieux
*Thierry Gauliris
*Anne-Laure Girbal
*Granmoun Bébé
*Françoise Guimbert
*Gilbert Pounia
*Davy Sicard
*Benoite Boulard
*Loulou Pitou
*Faf Larage
*Idjeyd
*Olivier Ker Ourio
*Shurik'N
*Ousanousava, musical group
*Benjam
*Pat' Jaunes
*Joel Manglou
*Pierrot Vidot, composer

Poets

*Chante Albany
*Jean Albany
*Jean-Henri Azéma
*Jacques Baratier
*Antoine Bertin
*Alain Bled
*Pierre Chassagne
*Léon Dierx
*Agathe Eristov
*Boris Gamaleya
*François Hennequet
*Daniel Honoré
*Danny Jacot
*Claire Karm
*Auguste Lacaussade
*Daniel Lauret
*Marius et Ary Leblond
*Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle
*Christian Millot
*Évariste de Forges de Parny
*Jean Valentin Payet
*Sonny Rupaire
*Claude Schratzenberger
*Patrice Treuthardt

Politicians

*Louis Henri Hubert Delisle, politician
*Gilbert Annette, politician
*Bertho Audifax, politician
*Raphaël Babet, politician
*Huguette Bello, politician
*Alain Bénard, politician
*Marcel Cerneau, politician
*Ibrahim Dindar, politician
*Nassimah Dindar, politician
*Jean Fontaine, politician
*Jean-Claude Fruteau, politician
*Claude Hoarau, politician
*Élie Hoarau, politician
*Gélita Hoarau, politician
*Jean-Louis Lagourgue, politician
*Pierre Lagourgue, politician
*Auguste Legros, politician
*Léon de Lepervanche, politician
*François Césaire de Mahy, politician
*Monique Orphé, politician
*Anne-Marie Payet, politician
*Christophe Payet, politician
*Jean-Luc Poudroux, politician
*Camille Sudre, politician
*Michel Tamaya, politician
*André Thien Ah Koon, politician
*Laurent Vergès, politician
*Michel Vergoz, politician
*Pierre Vergès, politician
*Marie Adolphe Raymond Vergès, politician
*René-Paul Victoria, politician
*Alexis de Villeneuve, politician
*Jean-Paul Virapoullé, politician
*Wilfried Bertile, politician
*Pierre Lagourgue, politician
*Paul Demange, prefect of Reunion
*Roland Luc Béchoff, prefect of Reunion
*Pierre Philip, prefect of Reunion
*Jean François Pierre Perreau-Pradier, prefect of Reunion
*Alfred Diefenbacher, prefect
*Jean Vaudeville, prefect
*Paul Cousseran, prefect
*Claude Edmond Vieillescazes, prefect
*Robert Lamy, prefect
*Bernard Landouzy, prefect
*Jacques Seval, prefect
*Michel Francis Levallois, prefect
*Michel Blangy, prefect
*Jean Anciaux, prefect
*Daniel Constantin, prefect
*Jacques Dewatre, prefect
*Hubert Fournier, prefect
*Pierre Steinmetz, prefect
*Robert Pommies, prefect
*Jean Daubigny, prefect
*Gonthier Friederici, prefect
*Dominique Vian, prefect
*Laurent Cayrel, prefect
*Pierre-Henry Maccioni, current prefect
*Gélita Hoarau, senator
*Paul Moreau, senator
*Georges Repiquet, senator
*Albert Ramassamy, senator
*Éric Fruteau, mayor
*Daniel Gonthier, mayor
*Monica Govindin, mayor
*Jean-Claude Lacouture, mayor
*Jean-Yves Langenier, mayor
*François Léa, mayor
*Roland Robert, mayor
*Teddy Soret, mayor
*André-Paul Técher, mayor
*Daniel Tholozan, mayor
*Yvon Virapin-Kichenin, mayor
*Anatole Cabolémol, politician
*Paul Vergès, regional president
*Margie Sudre, politician

Writers

*Raphaël Barquisseau, writer, poet
*Eugène Dayot
*Hippolyte Foucque
*Georges Fourcade, writer, musician
*Axel Gauvin
*Alain Gili
*Jules Hermann, writer, poet
*Michel Houellebecq, novelist
*Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle
*Jean-Baptiste Renoyal de Lescouble
*Yves Manglou
*Daniel Vaxelaire
*Ambroise Vollard

Other notable people

*Keiiti Aki, professor, seismologist, author and mentor
*Edmond Albius, slave who discovered how to fertilize vanillia
*Bao Vang (Yves Claude Vinh-San), son of Emperor Duy Tân
*Valerie Berger, dancer and choreographer
*Roland Garros, war hero
*Georges Guibert, Bishop of St-Denis
*Laurent Robert, footballer
*Florent Sinama-Pongolle, footballer

External links

* [http://www.afromix.org/html/musique/pays/reunion/index.en.html Afromix.org - Reunion Island: Music]


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